November 21, 2017
Her Excellency visited École élémentaire publique Kanata, which was renamed École élémentaire publique Julie-Payette in her honour.
While there, Her Excellency visited the school’s multi-purpose room, where students had the opportunity to present her their robotics projects. The Governor General was then warmly welcomed by hundreds of students and representatives from the school and school board during an official ceremony in the school gym. Her Excellency then unveiled the school’s new logo and spoke to students and staff.